Silent film had some truly sumptuous costumes. Should I choose the glorious medieval costumes of Robin Hood? The beautiful French Revolution frocks of Orphans of the Storm? In the end, I decided to choose the costume design that could have only happened in the silent era: The insanely ornate fashion confections of Why Change your Wife? (You can read my full review here)
A gallery! Is this not the very epitome of early twenties fashion madness? I love it! Plus lots of close-ups of shoes, perfume bottles and assorted accessories! Click on any image to enlarge.